Foto Fest at Balingup Primary School

Foto Fest – Balingup student Talia Stern with instructor Phillip Williams

The Shire of Donnybrook-Balingup has partnered with the Shire’s of Nannup, Bridgetown-Greenbushes and Manjimup to present the 2017 Blooming Wild Festival!

The Blooming Wild Festival got underway this week, showcasing the beauty of spring in the Southern Forest & Valleys! The Festival offers a wide variety of experiences and wildflower events in the South West from 2nd September to 19th November 2017.
For more info – www.bloomingwild.com.au

A new components of the Festival this year is ‘Flora Foto Fest’, and the Blooming Wild Festival committee is excited to be hosting Philip Williams from FOCUS FORCE Kids. Phillip is currently travelling through the South West to present the ‘Flora Foto Fest’ Project – photography workshops to young people, primarily in our schools.

Phillip visited Balingup Primary School on Thursday 7th September, 2017. He returns this week and will continue to work with young people over the next week editing their photos and developing them ready for exhibiting the Drug Aware ‘Flora Foto’ project.

We look forward to seeing the end results!